Ron Smith is currently the President, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Security Officer for Enbright CU, a credit union with branch locations in Middle Tennessee.
Ron has over twenty-five years of experience in the financial services industry, including experience in Collections, Recovery, Lending, Security and Management. He is also a member of the Middle Tennessee BUNCO group and a member of the International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators. He has over 20 years of lending experience with consumer and mortgage lending products. Ron serves as a board member for CUNA(Credit Union National Association) and Volunteer Corporate Credit Union where he also serves as Treasurer and Chair of the ALCO Committee. He has also served on the InfraGard Board for the Tennessee Chapter and is the previous board chairman of the Madison Rivergate Chamber of Commerce board. Ron is active in the Nashville Rotary, various local chambers and is a Mason in Middle TN as was as a Masonic member of the Former Texas Rangers Foundation.
Ron was born and raised in Southern California, and moved to Tennessee in October of 2007 to become part of the ESCU team. He was named CEO in 2008, and since that time, the credit union has expanded the its charter to include Sumner County and Davidson County and ESCU is now one of Middle Tennessee’s top ten largest credit unions. Named one of Nashville Business Journal’s Power Leaders in Banking, Ron has become an expert in Cybersecurity, personal security and physical branch security issues for individuals and businesses.